Please take some time to read and plan for your new arrival. Based on our experience, we think some of the information in the links below is critical to starting off on the right foot. You should be proud to be part of a movement that saves lives. You will be richly rewarded with love and devotion.
Adopting a rescued animal will probably end up being one of the best things you have ever done!
Keeping Your New Pup/Dog Safe – Containment, Leashing & Identification
How to Pet Proof Your Home – Keeping Your Home & Yard Safe For Dogs or Cats – HomeAdvisor
How often should you bathe your dog? – Ruff Ideas, health & wellness for the modern dog
Pets and Parasites – Comprehensive Information about common parasites
Do you have a pet fire safety plan? – Protect America, a national home security company
Pet First Pet Insurance – Complimentary 30-days of Pet Insurance if adopted through Petfinder
Tips to Avoid Trigger Stacking – Transportation and adoption is stressful. Here are some tips to decrease some of the stressors
Family Paws® Parent Education (FPPE) – provides specialized programs for new and expecting families with dogs
What to Expect When Adopting a Dog: A Guide to Successful Dog Adoption for Every Family – this book was written by a fellow rescuer and has a lot of great information in it